Sidcot School near Bristol for students aged 7-17/18
Experience authentic Britain away from the hustle of the well trodden tourist trail. Located in the south-west of England, close to the city of Bristol and one hour from London by train, Sidcot School is a beautiful, safe and rural school with outstanding facilities:
Sidcot School facilities include: - a swimming pool, - tennis courts - sports hall - playing fields - library - art centre with high spec music, drama and art facilities - boarding accommodation with single, double and triple bedrooms and cosy students' lounges - laundry facilities - modern dinning hall serving a variety of delicious, multicultural home-made meals - coffee shop (Sidcot Hub) - WIFI throughout the campus
The accommodation is spacious and homely! You will share a twin/ triple room with other students. There is a desk for study and a wardrobe and drawers for your belongings. You will be in a house with all of your new friends and there is always a friendly member of staff close by.
Sidcot School's on-campus boarding accommodation has separate boys and girls’ houses. If you over the age of 16 you can request a single room. We like students to be in mixed nationality bedrooms.
There are some single and double rooms with private showers and toilets but most bedrooms are with shared toilets and showers. Showers and toilets are individual cubicles with doors that can be locked to give you privacy.
You can use the cosy common rooms with a small kitchen to can meet with your friends or have a snack.
If you are ill while you are on the course we have a nurse on call or we can arrange a doctor’s appointment. Academic Summer's key staff are also qualified First Aiders
In the afternoon you will enjoy Be a Leader and elective activities on the school campus or enjoy trips to Bristol and the surrounding area. Weekend trips include London, Bath, Windsor, Lyme Regis, Somerset, Dorset or Drayton Manor. Find more about the trips, acccredited Be a leader programme and the elective activities.
Golf is a fascinating sport with so many aspects of the game to learn from putting through to the full swing. Getting out onto the course is a fantastic experience and challenge to try and better your score each time you play.
There is no finer place in somerset to learn the game of golf than Burnham & Berrow which is a Championship Links Course ranked number 31 in Great Britain & Ireland.
During the coaching sessions we will learn everything from putting, chipping, pitching, full swing and different formats on the course. These sessions will suit all kinds of abilities wether you are a complete beginner or an experienced golfer as the challenges we set can be tailored to your ability.
Sidcot School is a school for students age 3-18. It is an IB World School and offers the IB Diploma and A-Levels in the Sixth Form.